Friday, February 15, 2013

Knox, IN: Police: Woman killed boyfriend

KNOX -- Starke County police responded to a rural home Wednesday afternoon after a woman called 911 saying she had just shot her boyfriend.

Police arrived at the home on County Road 550 East near County Road 200 South to find 46-year-old Ron Worker, of Knox, unresponsive with a gunshot wound to the chest.

Police said they arrested 51-year-old Kathleen Holt, of Knox, and found a firearm they believe was used in the shooting.

Medical personnel tried to resuscitate Worker, but he died later at IU Starke Hospital.

Holt is being held in Starke County Jail as a suspect in Worker's murder. As of Thursday, her bond had not been set.

An autopsy was scheduled for Thursday.

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